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Although I have driven many times past St Nicholas Church, this was my first time of stopping to... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
places2seeplaces2go
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Attractive church just off SWCP

We ventured in to Abbotsbury early on our second day walking the last 87 miles of the SWCP from... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
One_of_the_BOFs
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Although I have driven many times past St Nicholas Church, this was my first time of stopping to take a look at it. As with all of Abbotsbury, the Church is well looked after. There is some information about the church outside. It dates back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We looked around St Nicolas Church after a visit to Abbotsbury children’s farm. Nice to be in a peaceful place and reflect on the beauty that surrounds us.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Been here a number of times, before you walk in look left outside against the wall very old coffins, when you get in the church there’s information about the church on a wooden handle very informative.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We ventured in to Abbotsbury early on our second day walking the last 87 miles of the SWCP from Lyme Regis to Poole, mainly to visit some of the older buildings. However we found this old church to have its own attraction, including some nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Called in whilst visiting the town and surrounds. The church was obviously well cared for and pleasant. It was not the most decorated or the most interesting church we have seen, but worthwhile if you are in the town to have a visit. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

While staying in the Abbey House B&B we walked past this beautiful, old church many times & the cemetery that surrounds it. Very pretty!

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

A lovely historic church that belonged to the Abbey of St. Peter which is now just a few ruins, but the church is still very much used and has some lovely kneelers which were done in 2000 showing all aspects of the village from cricket...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jennie M
Reviewed 26 January 2017

If you like churches with a civil cannon ball stuck in the wall then this is the place for you - a nice country church with a quirk.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Roger W
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Sat on a small hill this church has one of the best kept churchyards we have seen for some time. It is a credit to the community.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Paxlot
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Walking around Abbotsbury we came to the Parish Church dating from the 16th Century. It turned out to be very well kept both inside and out and was a credit to the Parishioners and Clergy.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank thompsonjstjet
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